How an Impossible Steel Drum Gets Built

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How an Impossible Steel Drum Gets Built | The New Yorker:

“I was sinking the pan down, just going for depth and looking for a shape,” he said. “Then I started smoothing the pan with smaller hammers. That’s when I started hearing the notes.” But, he went on, “the notes weren’t alive yet.”

[I’ve always loved the pans. It would be great to hear these…]

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